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Back Bay open house tour: 5 super penthouse options for Super Bowl weekend

All $3M-plus

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For this weekend's open house tour, we are touring penthouses in Back Bay. So bring your garbage bags full of cash.

These selections—which include skyline and river views, never mind top-of-the-line finishes—range in price from $2,295,000 to $3,599,000.

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1. 431 Marlborough Street, #PH

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431 Marlborough St
Boston, MA 02115

Open house: Saturday, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Price: $3,599,000

Size: 3-BR, 3-BA

Square footage: 3,077

The pitch: “This penthouse features an open concept floor plan, dramatic high ceilings, and direct elevator access.”

2. 17 Cumberland Street, #PH

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17 Cumberland St
Boston, MA 02115

Open house: Sunday, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Price: $3,495,000

Size: 3-BR, 2.5-BA

Square footage: 2,339

The pitch: “This penthouse unit is located in a recently completed building with exposures on three sides of the building and a giant skylight bathing this home in natural light throughout.”

3. 157 Newbury Street, #PH

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157 Newbury St
Boston, MA 02116

Open house: Sunday, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Price: $3,250,000

Size: 3-BR, 2.5-BA

Square footage: 1,423

The pitch: “This penthouse has a private 500 square feet private patio overlooking Newbury Street and dramatic views of the skyline.”

4. 215 Commonwealth Avenue, #6

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215 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02116

Open house: Saturday, 12-1 p.m.

Price: $2,990,000

Size: 2-BR, 2.5-BA

Square footage: 2,290

The pitch: “Rare penthouse with 18 feet high cathedral ceiling on the sunny side of Commonwealth Avenue.”

5. 242 Beacon Street, #8

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242 Beacon St
Boston, MA 02116

Open house: Sunday, 12-1 p.m.

Price: $2,295,000

Size: 3-BR, 2.5-BA

Square footage: 1,986

The pitch: “This waterside unit with direct elevator access offers views of the Charles River and Cambridge.”

1. 431 Marlborough Street, #PH

431 Marlborough St, Boston, MA 02115

Open house: Saturday, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Price: $3,599,000

Size: 3-BR, 3-BA

Square footage: 3,077

The pitch: “This penthouse features an open concept floor plan, dramatic high ceilings, and direct elevator access.”

431 Marlborough St
Boston, MA 02115

2. 17 Cumberland Street, #PH

17 Cumberland St, Boston, MA 02115

Open house: Sunday, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Price: $3,495,000

Size: 3-BR, 2.5-BA

Square footage: 2,339

The pitch: “This penthouse unit is located in a recently completed building with exposures on three sides of the building and a giant skylight bathing this home in natural light throughout.”

17 Cumberland St
Boston, MA 02115

3. 157 Newbury Street, #PH

157 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02116

Open house: Sunday, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Price: $3,250,000

Size: 3-BR, 2.5-BA

Square footage: 1,423

The pitch: “This penthouse has a private 500 square feet private patio overlooking Newbury Street and dramatic views of the skyline.”

157 Newbury St
Boston, MA 02116

4. 215 Commonwealth Avenue, #6

215 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02116

Open house: Saturday, 12-1 p.m.

Price: $2,990,000

Size: 2-BR, 2.5-BA

Square footage: 2,290

The pitch: “Rare penthouse with 18 feet high cathedral ceiling on the sunny side of Commonwealth Avenue.”

215 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02116

5. 242 Beacon Street, #8

242 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02116

Open house: Sunday, 12-1 p.m.

Price: $2,295,000

Size: 3-BR, 2.5-BA

Square footage: 1,986

The pitch: “This waterside unit with direct elevator access offers views of the Charles River and Cambridge.”

242 Beacon St
Boston, MA 02116